Friday, September 30 2011
The threat of rain didn't prevent Wilco from playing to a sold-out crowd in Central Park last Thursday night.
Sunday, July 24 2011
Nearly everyone wants Danny Frankel to play drums on their albums. As a solo artist, he lets his friends do the talking.
Wednesday, June 29 2011
BB&C is Tim Berne, Jim Black and Nels Cline. Not beef, bacon and cheddar.
Tuesday, March 22 2011
If By Yes is a sort of alternative rock supergroup featuring members from the now defunct That Dog and Cibo Matto, with special guest turns from David Byrne and Wilco guitarist Nels Cline.
Wednesday, November 3 2010
Just when I thought Nels Cline couldn't get any more challenging or confrontational, he goes and makes an album like this.
Thursday, April 22 2010
Wilco pulled out one of their classic, epic, three-hour sets in Hartford, CT.
Tuesday, March 17 2009
The drum-and-guitar playing brothers release simultaneous solo projects on the great West Coast jazz label.
Tuesday, February 24 2009
Although their careers have some similarities, the twin composers and songwriters aren't as similar as it seems, covering everything from the monastic to the chaotic.
Tuesday, December 16 2008
More than ever, the best jazz is coming from small labels, and more than ever the best draws a decent slice from the dynamics of rock and pop music without itself being a commercial venture.
Thursday, July 31 2008
The founder of Cryptogramophone Records returns with his genre-defying jazz band, featuring Nels and Alex Cline.